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Child rights group seeks increase in age of statutory rape victims

A bill seeking to raise the age of consent and determination of statutory rape was approved at the committee level in the Senate on October 1

Faith-based groups call on Pakistan to address rising cases of forced...

More than 1,000 Christian and Hindu girls are abducted, forced into marriage, and raped each year

Child rights group calls for probe into child abuse during pandemic

On July 2, a 15-year old girl was shot dead in Ilocos Sur province after filing a complaint against two police officers who arrested her

Pope Francis calls for protection of minors, end to child labor

As the world marks the World Day Against Child Labor, "boys and girls who were forced to work were deprived of their childhoods"

Philippine Church resolute in fight vs child abuse

The Church needs to work closely with law enforcement and concerned citizens to bring to justice those engaged in child exploitation

Philippine Protestant council joins global call to end online sex abuse...

A study released by the International Justice Mission on May 21 shows that sex abuse cases in the Philippines have sharply increased

Nuns call attention to online sex abuse of children during pandemic

The Religious of the Good Shepherd said women and children have become more vulnerable to domestic violence and exploitation during the lockdown.

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